Scott Atkinson

Age: 55
Born: September 05, 1961
Died: April 22, 2017

Obituary

Scott Richard Atkinson, 55, passed away peacefully on April 22, 2017, with his family at his side. Scott was born to Betty and Jack Atkinson on September 5, 1961 in Charleston, WV.

Scott spent his life creating beautiful floral arrangements through his business Ivy Creative Flowers. His work often seen at the Cincinnati Opera, May Fest, the Taft Museum, the Art Museum, and countless weddings and parties all over Cincinnati. He was a creative free spirit. He enjoyed reading, shopping, particularly at Brooks Brothers, and spending time with his family, friends, and beloved wiener-dog Schultz.

Scott is survived by his partner in life of 27 years, Christopher Edwards, his loving mother Betty A. Atkinson, brother, Jack Atkinson, many aunts, uncles, cousins, and extended family members. He was preceded in death by his father, Jack Atkinson.

Visitation will be held at the Spring Grove Funeral Home Tri-County, 11285 Princeton Pike, Cincinnati, Ohio 45246, 5138531035, on Sunday, April 30, 2017 from 10am until 12pm with graveside services to follow at Oak Hill Cemetery. Memorial donations in Scott’s memory can be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Association. Online Condolences can be left at www.SpringGrove.org.

Visitation

Location:
Date: Sunday, April 30, 2017
Time: 10:00-12:00PM
Prayer Time: Spring Grove Funeral Home-Tri County

Interment

Location: Oak Hill Cemetery
Date: Sunday, April 30, 2017

Scott Atkinson

Age: 55
Born: September 05, 1961
Died: April 22, 2017
  • Judy Atkinson Yankey
    Relationship: 1st Cousin

    Aunt Betty - I am sorry for your loss. Please know that you are in my heart and prayers. Love, Judy

  • Gail Leifling
    Relationship: Co-worker

    Scott was a bright light when we worked together at Jones several years ago. I was always appreciative of his love for floral designs. His talent will be missed. My thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends at this time.

  • Elaine Fite
    Relationship: Chris' Friend / Co-W

    Chris, I am so sorry for your loss. Keeping you and your family in my prayers.

  • Patty Misrach
    Relationship: Friend

    Chris and Scott's family You have lost the love of your lives. Scott was such a special talented individual who spoke to all of us. I am so sorry but know Scott is pain free and at peace.God bless you all and may you all find the solace and peace that Scott wished for you all

  • Bob Williams
    Relationship: Friend

    may the true hope of the resurrection be yours at this time when we hurt so much. 2 Corinth. 1:3-4 Bob Williams

  • Joan & Jim Crowe
    Relationship: Friends

    Our deepest sympathy to Betty Atkinson, Jack Atkinson and Chris Edwards, who loved him dearly. Scott was always willing to help, with his incredible artistic gift of flower masterpieces. The Cincinnati Art Museum, May Festival and the Taft Museum will be eternally grateful. We will miss Scott.

Scott Atkinson

Scott Atkinson

Age: 55
Born: September 05, 1961
Died: April 22, 2017